The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 176 206 174
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 46 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.092% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.097% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 4 15
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Functional Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +34 42 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Wolverhampton -1 1 - -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 47 (74.60%) Oracle
2 41 (65.08%) Oracle EBS
3 39 (61.90%) ERP
4 35 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 35 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 34 (53.97%) Oracle EBS R12
6 29 (46.03%) Oracle ERP
7 21 (33.33%) Workflow
7 21 (33.33%) Finance
7 21 (33.33%) Logistics
8 18 (28.57%) SQL
9 17 (26.98%) Oracle Discoverer
9 17 (26.98%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (25.40%) Taleo
10 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
10 16 (25.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 12 (19.05%) Oracle Applications
12 11 (17.46%) SAP
13 10 (15.87%) Migration
13 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
14 9 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
14 9 (14.29%) CRM
14 9 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (12.70%) Retail
15 8 (12.70%) Oracle Payables
15 8 (12.70%) Oracle Assets
16 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
16 7 (11.11%) Project Management
17 6 (9.52%) SAP CRM

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 41 (65.08%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (53.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (46.03%) Oracle ERP
4 16 (25.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 12 (19.05%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (12.70%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (12.70%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (9.52%) SAP CRM
8 6 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (6.35%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (4.76%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (4.76%) SAP HR
10 3 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (3.17%) SAP HCM
11 2 (3.17%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (3.17%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.59%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.52%) Publishing
5 3 (4.76%) Advertising
5 3 (4.76%) Billing
5 3 (4.76%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) ERP
2 35 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 21 (33.33%) Workflow
3 21 (33.33%) Logistics
4 10 (15.87%) Migration
4 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
5 9 (14.29%) CRM
6 7 (11.11%) Project Management
7 6 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Cash Management
9 2 (3.17%) System Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.17%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (1.59%) Practice Management
10 1 (1.59%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.59%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.76%) ABAP
4 2 (3.17%) C
5 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ACCA
2 1 (1.59%) CISA
2 1 (1.59%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (74.60%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) SAP
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Pegasus
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Posted: 4 days ago
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